The Broxtowe Women's Project Blog - Raising awareness of domestic abuse in Broxtowe.

The latest news and updates from the Broxtowe Women’s Project.

Tackle Blue Monday and book a wellbeing class

January 15, 2021

The third Monday of January has been awarded the gloomy title, Blue Monday, due to a combination of post-Christmas blues, cold dark nights and the arrival of unpaid credit card bills. We want to help people keep the b...
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A big thank you for this year’s donations!

December 17, 2020

Christmas is usually a popular time for us when it comes to receiving donations, but 2020 has been like no other! After a strange year and a very tough one for so many, we have been inundated with kind offers of donation...
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Opening times over the Christmas period

December 12, 2020

While lots of people will be looking forward to the holiday season, we understand that it won't be fun for everyone and there will be others who need our help. Our opening times will be different over the Christmas pe...
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We Are Here To Support You

June 18, 2020

Our waiting list remains short. You can still expect to receive support either the same day or next day if it is safe for you to talk. Meet Hannah our Senior Outreach Officer,  call today on 07914634190 or email us at e...
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Loneliness Awareness Week

June 15, 2020

“Many people suffer from the fear of finding themselves alone, and so they don’t find themselves at all.” Rollo May Loneliness is defined as an unpleasant emotional response to perceived isolation. Survivors of d...
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A Secure Future for BWP

April 20, 2020

A secure future for Broxtowe Women’s Project, thanks to a five year grant from Reaching Communities Community Fund An increased number of women and children fleeing domestic abuse in the Nottingham Borough of Brox...
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BWP Reclaim the night

November 29, 2018

Last weekend I did something a little different… I joined a Women’s March! Reclaim the Night is a night for women to come together and protest against street harassment and all forms of men’s violence against women...
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Student dancers take welcome steps

April 24, 2018

Following on from their unique dance event which raised an amazing £450 for BWP in February, the Trent Tigerlilies have offered to do some more fund-raising for us. Nottingham Trent University’s (NTU’s) burlesque...
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Reclaim the night

November 22, 2017

Do you ever feel uneasy when you walk down the street by yourself? Do you ever worry that what you’re wearing may attract unwanted attention? Are you ever scared for your safety at night? Many women would answer yes...
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Help us bag a share of fund

November 14, 2017

Broxtowe Women’s Project (BWP) is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £4,000, £2...
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